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- WTF Fun Fact – The ATM Inspiration
The creator of the first ATM machine, John Shepherd-Barron, was unable to access his money one day when he arrived after the bank had closed. He came up with the solution to this problem while taking a bath, taking inspiration from the chocolate bar vending machines. – WTF Fun Facts
- WTF Fun Fact – Pentagon’s Top Gun
The movie Top Gun was a collaboration with the Pentagon to both enhance the US military’s image after the Vietnam war and attract new Navy recruits. It was the first full collaboration between Hollywood and the US military. – WTF Fun Facts
- WTF Fun Fact – Hypnotizing A Chicken
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